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Old 09/02/2007, 07:13 PM   #1
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Steering box lube

What kind of lube is used on the steering box? I have the 16 to 1 with power assist. I have not been able to have anyone tell me so far what the heck to use..I know its dry...

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Old 09/02/2007, 07:42 PM   #2
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Pretty sure it's normal 90wt gear lube but someone should confirm that.
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Old 09/03/2007, 12:17 AM   #3
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Just grease

From the owners manual:

Lifetime Steering Gear Grease.

Alternative lubricant Lithium soap base No. 1 Grade Grease meeting Ford specification ESW-M1C87-A.

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Old 09/03/2007, 07:20 PM   #4
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Ok..where does one get that grease???????
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Old 09/03/2007, 08:12 PM   #5
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Here is some from Summit Racing that seems to be correct.

http://store.summitracing.com/partde...5&autoview=sku
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Old 09/03/2007, 10:11 PM   #6
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Take the above info to NAPA. They carry the rite stuff.
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